Explorer II Ship Info

Size: 290 feet

Passengers: 100

Facilities: Conference room. Piano Bar, Library, Coffee station / Play room, Naturalist program, Solarium, , Marine life observation deck, Restaurant, Bar in the Jacuzzi area, Boutique, Elevator, Medical Center, Jacuzzi, Massage room, 1 Glass bottom boat

Accommodations: Convertible double beds, Sofa bed and living room, Mini-bar with several local and international snacks and drinks, Flat TV with three channels, Marble bathroom with shower and biodegradable toiletries, , Safety deposit box in your suite, Large closets, Satellite communication from your suite, Wireless internet, 110/220 volt outlets, Hair-dryer, Vanity dresser, Room service


The M/V Galapagos Explorer II has been designed to offer comfort and scientific information to the 100 passengers that visit the Galapagos National Park. The vessel is designed to provide interesting itineraries offering the best of this pristine paradise.

Expert naturalist guides aboard the M/V Galapagos Explorer II will promote an educational environment during the cruise, focusing on the Natural History of Galapagos. Part of the experience of being onboard the Galapagos Explorer II is sharing our Ecuadorian culture, that is why we have prepared several onboard activities (subject to availability) including Cocktail Classes, Spanish lessons, whale watching, Ecuadorian chocolate making, stargazing and much more.

Explorer II Itineraries

Game viewing and cultural exchanges at Samburu and Masai Mara Game Reserves are the focus of this tour. Visit The Ark tree lodge, with close-up viewing of rare mountain forest animals. Prestigious accommodations include famed Mt. Kenya Safari Club and Sweetwaters, a private reserve with a plush tented camp, offering day and night safaris. Visit Jane Goodall Institute's chimpanzee sanctuary here.